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Preferred Supplier Application

The Career Transition Partnership’s (CTP) Preferred Supplier list is owned by the MOD and managed by the Partner, Right Management Ltd. The Preferred Supplier list is in support of CTP services to deliver vocational training that is in demand by personnel leaving the military and not already supplied by CTP.

It is essential that a measured footprint of industry recognised training is available UK wide to allow Service leavers to train with a reputable, approved company or organisation within a 50 mile radius of either their home or Service accommodation.

In order to ensure that the correct footprint is available, CTP monitors the requirements of Service leavers and also the employment market (either current or emerging) and acts on this by seeking applications from training providers who can deliver the required training within specific regions and industry sectors.


We are currently seeking applications from providers who can deliver training courses linked to the industries and geographical areas specified below:

South England / Scotland Telecommunications (all courses)
South England Maritime - (engineering, services not security)
Any GDPR related training
Any ISO27001
Any Health & Safety - Asbestos handling & removal
South England Construction - Plant operations
Any Catering & Hospitality (all courses)
Any Engineering/Other - Rope Access
Any Engineering - Non Destructive Testing

If you deliver new or emerging training, i.e. training that is not listed above, then please do not apply but send details as listed below to: [email protected]
  • Details of any employment opportunities
  • Duration of training
  • Certification information
  • Location of training
  • Cost

Please note that we can only accept applications from companies or organisations who can offer training listed as in demand (in the table above), are accredited by the relevant awarding bodies through approved centre and meet the initial entry criteria below.

The entry criteria for inclusion on the Preferred Suppliers list is below and evidence to support this will be required at the time of application:

  • Applications will only be considered from companies or organisations who currently deliver the required training within the region specified, as listed in the table above
  • Must have been in operation and delivering training, for a minimum of 2 years
  • Must be able to provide accounts for the most recent 2 years of operations
  • Must have been operating in profit with a current ratio of at least 1:0 for the most recent 2 years of operation